School: Doirín an Lomáin (roll number 14235)

Location:
Derreennalomane, Co. Cork
Teacher:
Seán de Barra

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0292, Page 086

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The reason the wren is hunted on St. Stephen's day is because he is the bird that is supposed to have told the soldiers where Our Lord was hiding from them.

Collector
James Hellen
Gender
male
Address
Rathruane Beg, Co. Cork
Informant
Cornelius Hellen
Relation
parent
Gender
male
Age
46
Address
Rathruane Beg, Co. Cork
Language
English